Gertrude Zimmerman

Brief Life History of Gertrude

When Gertrude Zimmerman was born in 1780, in Saint Johnsville, Tryon, New York, United States, her father, Johann Juriaan Zimmermann, was 46 and her mother, Anna Elizabeth Klock, was 47. She married William Smith in 1795, in Manheim, Herkimer, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died after October 1834, and was buried in Montgomery, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Smith
1770–1834
Gertrude Zimmerman
1780–1834
Marriage: 1795
Ann Eva Smith
1797–1873
Isaac
1799–1844
Catharine Smith
1801–1862
Sally Sarah Smith
1803–1860
Adam Smith
1805–1890

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    World Events (8)

    1781 · The First Constitution

    Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

    1783 · A Free America

    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

    1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

    Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Zimmermann , and a variant of the same Jewish (Ashkenazic) surname.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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